Conference Information

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All presentations, lecture recitals, and musical programs will take place in the Milne Special Collection and Archives in Dimond Library or in the Bratton Recital Hall, Paul Creative Arts Center. It is a short walk between the two. Click here for a map of the UNH campus.


By car: Click here for map and directions.

By train: UNH is served by Amtrak’s Downeaster rail line. The Durham stop is a 10 minute walk from Dimond Library and a 25 minute walk from the Holiday Inn Express. The Downeaster runs from North Station, Boston to Portland and Brunswick, ME. Click here for schedules and reservations. Please note: all other Amtrak service to Boston arrives and departs from South Station. Subway and cab service is available between the two stations.

By air: The nearest airports are Boston-Logan, Manchester NH, and Portland ME. The latter two are a bit closer, but offer fewer flight and public transportation options. Logan is served by C & J Trailways bus line, with scheduled stops in Portsmouth and Dover, NH. Cabs and ridesharing services are available to campus. Click here for C & J Trailways information.

Rideshare: Uber, Lyft, and other taxi services are also available.


Holiday Inn Express, 2 Main Street, Durham NH. (603)868-1234.

A limited block of rooms has been set aside for the nights of September 14, 15 & 16 at the conference rate of $169 per night. The conference rate is available until August 14th or when all rooms are booked. You can find a number of additional options here.


There are a moderate number and variety of eating establishments on campus and within walking distance of campus. An up-to date list of those will be provided to all registrants.